babybritt002
  • babybritt002
Iron is sold in sheets that are 2.0 cm thick and 120.0 cm wide. You want to buy a sheet of iron with a mass of 50,000.0 g. What must be the length of the sheet of iron?
Chemistry
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
chestercat
  • chestercat
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
I would say not enough information because you don't have the amount of grams for the given dimensions.
aaronq
  • aaronq
you can solve this if you know the density of iron (which was likely in a previous problem for you). from google, d=7.874 g/cm^3 Now using the density formula, we know we need the volume and the mass. We were given a mass, but no volume, but two dimensions, we know the formula for volume for a rectangular prism is \(V=l*w*h\) (thickness is height here). so we sub in and solve for length. \(\sf d=\dfrac{m}{V}=\dfrac{m}{l*w*h}\rightarrow l=\dfrac{m}{d*w*h}=\dfrac{50,000.0 ~g}{7.874 g/cm^3*2 ~cm*120.0~cm }\)

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.